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Community Garden

Mary Ella Zimmerman, left, and Earlene Britton, Ozark Prairie Master Gardeners, work Thursday, June 3 erecting wire trellis at the community garden on Monroe Street in Versailles. The community garden’s produce is available free to anyone who has need of it. (submitted photo)

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Anticipating growth

Members of Ozark Prairie Master Gardeners work Thursday, June 3 erecting wire trellis at the community garden on Monroe Street in Versailles. The community garden’s produce is available free to anyone who has need of it. Currently, there is broccoli ready to harvest and cabbage is nearly ready. Erecting trellis are, from left, Andi Woodson,

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VHS Class of 1951

Nine members of the Versailles High School Class of 1951 met and renewed friendships Saturday, May 29 at Trinity Baptist Church in Versailles. At the reunion were, front from left, Dan and Donna Daulton, Lucille Schouten, and Joan Shepp, all of Versailles, back from left, Wilma Greene of Overland Park, Kan., Marie and Aldi Morefield

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Girthapalooza draws bands, campers

Robert Wilson and Delbert Rowden with Weathered Soles, middle from left, took the featured spot Saturday night June 5 at the Girthapalooza Music Festival between Eldon and Versailles. Wilson’s daughter holds on to the stage, but is getting ready to be sent to bed. Snobby Ostrich of Springfield, bottom, closed the day of music. Many

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Roman Family Pizza open

Tammy and Ed Roman opened Roman Family Pizzeria Saturday, May 8 at 113 N. Fisher St. (across from City Hall) in Versailles. They serve pizza and sandwiches, dine-in or carry-out. They also have bread sticks, several salads, and desserts. “The only thing Italian about me is my last name, but it’s been a dream of

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Songs of summer

The band “ChristiAna” performed Saturday, May 29, Memorial Day weekend, at Coconut’s in Gravois Mills. The lead singer, ChristiAna Ball, is an Army veteran. Other band members include George Cobb (drums), Marcus Words (bass/vocals), and Travis Carter (lead guitar/vocals). (photos by Vicki Wood)

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